Vicky Randall, originally from Nashville, Tennessee and now a South Florida sculptor, has been creating work in fabricated metals, stainless steel, and bronze for over 25 years. She is well known for her monumental sculptures in stainless steel.
'Clockwork: Another Passage (abstract/Contemporary Large garden statue)' by Vicky Randall
Description: Large/Big Contemporary Abstract Fabricated Sheet Stainless Steel sculpture/Archway/Entrance/statue for sale for the Outside in the Garden or Yard and Outdoors as an Entrance to a Patio or Terrace by The American Sculptress Vicky Randall, who writes.... "This piece would make an exquisite garden portal.
'Clockwork:6 Weeks July (Big abstract Contemporary stainless steel art)' by Vicky Randall
Description: Large Big Contemporary Abstract Welded Sheet Stainless Steel sculpture/statue statuary Outdoor art for commission for Outside in the Garden/Yard./Public Park By the Adroit Imaginative American Sculptor Vicky Randall who writes... "This Sculpture was a site specific commission. This Sarasota, Florida based artist specializes in place specific sculpture.
"The problem of contemporary sculpture and the garden is one which has rankled in my mind for years. It is usually resolved through a process of inversion-that is turning it into sculpture in the garden as against garden sculpture. By that I mean the sculptor takes over the garden as an open exhibition gallery, of which the focus is their creation, to which the world of nature merely provides the frame.The Idea that sculpture is a contributory element to an overall'mise en scene',in which, sometimes its role may be incedental rather than central, has been lost.In this we have seen the betrayall of the great tradition of garden sculpture, one which was unashamed at being decorative or delightful." Sir Roy Strong
Although it seemed a daunting project to commission a sculpture on the internet with a tight deadline, Plamen Dimitrov in Bulgaria made it as easy as possible for me in Brazil by producing a series of little clay sketches after each email and sending photos it seemed by return. He worked round the clock and was incredibly intuitive with his understanding of what I wanted. This was despite an 8 hour time difference and having poor English as our common language. He w... [Read more]
Ilan Gorin, Ipanema, Brazil.